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Vin Car Pic of the day: Earth Day

Ferdinand Porsche at the wheel of one of his 1903 Lohner-Porsche “hybrid” touring cars. In 1900 Prof. Ferdinand Porsche unveiled his Lohner Porsche, an electric car with wheel-hub motors driving the front wheels. Soon after, this car featured all-wheel drive and four-wheel brakes, another world first.

Time flies in a Porsche watch

Porsche unveiled the new, eighth-generation at the recent 2018 Los Angeles Auto Show and with it the new Porsche Design watch to honor it: the 911 Chronograph Timeless Machine Limited Edition. Low profile, as is the new wider and lower 992, the special edition watch is limited to 911 pieces and uses a hypoallergenic titanium case. The Swiss-made ETA Valjoux 7750 movement is visible through the sapphire case back and customized with the Porsche Design Icon...